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6 steps to tie your bouquet

Today we're looking at a tutorial that's accessible to everyone: Tying a Simple Bouquet by Hand.

STEP 1 - For this tutorial, you will need a selection of flowers of your choice, as well as fillers and foliage. Your first step is to choose the flowers you want to use in your bouquet. Buying your stems at OR VEGETAL will ensure a bouquet bound in the rules of the art. But if you buy your flowers at the market, you will have to learn how to tie them properly to preserve them. We will therefore start by peeling the leaves from the lower 2 thirds of the stem and removing all the outer petals that have been bruised.

STEP 2 - Place a stem in your hand and start building your bouquet by spiraling the stems in your hands. You will slightly lower the petals of your middle flower, the highest in order to create a rounded effect.

STEP 3 - Add some foliage around the main flowers and remember to keep the flowers evenly distributed throughout the bouquet.

STEP 4 - To add more interest to your bouquet, it is obviously interesting to incorporate poppy head stems to create depth within your bouquet.

STEP 5 - Once you are satisfied with the flowers you have added, try twisting the flowers to ensure the bulging effect, a good tip is to have the bouquet face up to a mirror, in order to see the shape of the bouquet. easier.

STEP 6 - Tie your stems with string, cut the stems at a certain angle if they go directly into a vase, and voila: "Ready To Go", your bouquet is ready to go to its recipient! See you soon for always accessible and fascinating tutorials!